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I prefer the magic and love formed in openness, honesty, mutual respect, trust, appreciation, and simplicity. I’ve applied this preference to motherhood.  This has in turn allowed for a relationship that doesn’t have to be overstated, questioned nor overshared… but one that she (we) can be sure is consistent, true, and of my (each other’s) very best. I am immensely grateful to God for this precious gift; the gift I call Mini, the gift I call motherhood, the gift I call us. – Maquita Donyel

If men could menstruate … clearly, menstruation would become an enviable, boast-worthy, masculine event: Men would brag about how long and how much. … Sanitary supplies would be federally funded and free. Of course, some men would still pay for the prestige of such commercial brands as Paul Newman Tampons, Muhammad Ali’s Rope-a-Dope Pads, John Wayne Maxi Pads, and Joe Namath Jock Shields — “For Those Light Bachelor Days.” – Gloria Steinem

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Bahhhh we had so much fun! While the memories made took the cake, the clothes we chose were the icing. Like the icing of a cake, dressing yourself according to your mood (or destination) is pretty sweet. And if done correctly, your outfit of choice can make a memory a bit more enjoyable. Layers were the name of the game in Los Angeles this go around. Wearing multiple layers allowed us to stay cool during the day and warm at night. The temperature changes were quite dramatic; 80s during the day and 60s at night. Wearing layers also meant traveling with two suitcases as opposed to three. Two girls, three suitcases, maneuvering through an airport? No thank you. Now, we weren’t so practical everyday. Some days we opted to change our outfits completely and multiple times throughout the day. I mean come on…it is vacation. We saved our layering choices for amusement park…